Marc Aiello leads strategic planning efforts as part of the Virginia Commonwealth University Budget Office. Marc is responsible for the design and execution of both short and long term planning efforts that directly impact the University. Marc accomplishes this through a collaborative, cross-functional approach leveraging expertise across the organization. This approach ensures both the sustainability and financial viability of VCU's Strategic Plan. Specifically, over the past four years Marc has led efforts to implement VCU's new budget model. This model allows VCU to prioritize activities across the University and make informed strategic decisions. Marc earned his MBA from VCU after receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from James Madison University.